SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Registration is open for the Spotswood Recreation Department's popular spring Flag Football League. Play begins in mid-March and is open to girls and boys ages five through 12th grade. Five year olds must be five by December 31, 2019. Games are played on Sundays at Spotswood High School and include two 25-minute halves. The season is comprised of seven games and divided into divisions by grade level.

Divisions include:

  • kindergarten to second grade
  • third to fifth grade
  • sixth to eighth grade
  • ninth to twelfth grade

Official refs are on the field for games in divisions from third to fifth grade and up. Divisions may change based upon the number of registrants. The cost is $35 for residents and $45 for non-residents. Volunteer coaches are needed and must by Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. certified. Rutgers S.A.F.E.T.Y. classes are offered locally throughout the year. Interested coaches should contact the Spotswood Recreation Department by emailing

Registration for the upcoming flag football season can be done online at the Spotswood Recreation Department's website.